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Iglesias, Alberto

Works: 221 works in 675 publications in 6 languages and 13,788 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Spy television programs  History  Television mini-series  Interviews  Fiction  Film and video adaptations  Spy films 
Roles: Composer, Performer, Creator, Conductor, Editor
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Alberto Iglesias
The kite runner by Marc Forster ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 2,653 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In a divided country on the verge of war, two childhood friends, Amir and Hassan, are about to be torn apart forever. It's a glorious afternoon in Kabul and the skies are bursting with the exhilarating joy of a kite-fighting tournament. But in the aftermath of the day's victory, one boy's fearful act of betrayal will mark their lives forever and set in motion an epic quest for redemption. Now, after twenty years of living in America, Amir returns to a perilous Afghanistan under the Taliban's iron-fisted rule to face the secrets that still haunt him and take one last daring chance to set things right
Tinker tailor soldier spy by John Le Carré ( Visual )
12 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 1,900 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
At the height of the Cold War, a former agent for the British Secret Intelligence Service is called back to root out a Russian spy who has infiltrated the organization's highest levels
Hable con ella by Pedro Almodóvar ( Visual )
20 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in Spanish and German and held by 1,382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Benigno, un jeune infirmier, et Marco, un écrivain d'une quarantaine d'années se rencontrent à la clinique El Bosque, où travaille Benigno. Lydia, la petite amie de Marco, torero professionnel, est plongée dans un profond coma à la suite d'un accident survenu lors d'une corrida. Bénigno, quant à lui, est au chevet d'Alicia, une jeune danseuse également dans le coma. Lorsque Marco passe à côté de la chambre d'Alicia, Benigno, sans hésiter, s'approche de lui. C'est le début d'une grande amitié quelque peu mouvementée
Todo sobre mi madre All about my mother by Pedro Almodóvar ( Visual )
37 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in Spanish and French and held by 1,369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Manuela, qui travaille dans un service de transplantation cardiaque, partage avec son fils Esteban une admiration sans borne pour la comédienne Huma Rojo. Le jour de ses 17 ans, Esteban meurt tragiquement. Manuela va partir à la recherche du père d'Esteban, à Barcelone. En chemin, elle connaîtra mieux Huma et retrouvera le père... qui se nomme Lola
Los abrazos rotos Broken embraces ( Visual )
16 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in Spanish and Italian and held by 1,076 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Harry Caine, a blind writer, reaches this moment in time when he has to heal his wounds from 14 years back. He was then still known by his real name, Mateo Blanco, and directing his last movie
Even the rain También la lluvia by Icíar Bollain ( Visual )
14 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in Spanish and German and held by 622 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Idealistic filmmaker Sebastian ... and his cynical producer Costa ... arrive in Bolivia to make a revisionist film about Christopher Columbus' conquest of the Americas. But as filming commences, the local citizens begin to riot in protest against a multi-national corporation that is taking control of their water supply. With the film shoot in jeopardy, both men find their convictions shaken. Inspired by the real-life Water Wars in Bolivia in the year 2000"--Container
The dancer upstairs by John Malkovich ( Visual )
15 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 572 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
As a Latin American nation nears collapse, idealistic policeman Agustin Rejas faces his greatest challenge: to catch the mysterious terrorist leader Ezequiel. Mass panic sets in as the terrorist attacks become more ferocious, and Rejas finds himself drawn to Yolanda, his daughter's beautiful ballet teacher. As the search for Ezequil comes nearer, he and Yolanda must choose between love, country or self
La flor de mi secreto The flower of my secret by Pedro Almodóvar ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 523 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Leo writes romance novels - but with a loveless marriage, she finds herself fresh out of inspiration. Angel is a tough and gruff journalist with an iron will and a heart of gold. When their paths cross, they discover something neither had expected - a real-life love affair"--Container
Te doy mis ojos by Icíar Bollain ( Visual )
17 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in Spanish and held by 513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A terrified Pilar hastily flees from her husband Antonio's rage in the middle of the night with her young son as if her life depends on it. Reaching her sister Ana's house, Pilar breaks down in turmoil. Banging on Ana's front door is Pilar's husband, Antonio, who in a fit of rage screams for Pilar to return home. With Ana's support, Pilar is determined to save herself from Antonio's rage. Yet the very passionate Antonio is far from a one-dimensional brute, and the bond between Pilar and Antonio is deep
La mala educación Bad education by Pedro Almodóvar ( Visual )
17 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two lifelong friends revisit some painful memories from their Catholic school days, with unexpected consequences
Los amantes del Círculo Polar Lovers of the Arctic Circle by Julio Medem ( Visual )
20 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in Spanish and German and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After a chance meeting as eight-year-olds, Ana and Otto come to live under the same roof when Ana's mother and Otto's father marry. As the two grow older, they begin to discover an attraction for each other, delving deeper and deeper into a forbidden love. Destiny tears the family apart, but years later they are given one last chance to be reunited
Lucía y el sexo Sex and Lucia by Julio Medem ( Visual )
23 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in Spanish and German and held by 391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After the loss of her long-time boyfriend, Lucía seeks refuge on a quiet Mediterranean island where she meets a new man and begins to discover the dark secrets of her past relationship
La piel que habito by Pedro Almodóvar ( Visual )
25 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in Spanish and German and held by 383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Since his wife was burned in a car crash, Dr. Robert Ledgard, an eminent plastic surgeon, has wanted to create a new skin with which he could have saved her. After twelve years, he cultivates a skin that is a real shield against every assault. Now, besides the years of study and experimentation, the unscrupulous doctor needs to find an accomplice, and a human guinea pig. Marrilia, the woman who looked after him from birth, is his most faithful accomplice. But where will they find the human pig?
Vacas by Julio Medem ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in Spanish and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A saga spanning over half a century of the twisted goings on between families in Northern Spain. From the Carlist Wars of 1875 to the Spanish Civil War in the thirties, the fathers, sons and grandsons are locked in an absurdly stubborn and emotionally exhausting conflict. Sometimes there seems to be no escape from how family ties dictate our fate
The kite runner original motion picture soundtrack by Alberto Iglesias ( Recording )
10 editions published in 2007 in 3 languages and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Composer Craig Armstrong has written the music for a string of cinema hits, not least Baz Luhrmann?s Romeo & Juliet, Moulin Rouge and Love Actually. AR Rahman has been composing music for Indian cinema for many years and is known as the John Williams of the Indian film industry - more recently he collaborated with Sir Andrew Lloyd Webber on Bombay Dreams. The UCJ soundtrack features their large-scale combined efforts for this powerful, Oscar-tipped film
Tinker, tailor, soldier, spy original motion picture soundtrack by Alberto Iglesias ( Recording )
4 editions published in 2011 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La fleur de mon secret by Pedro Almodóvar ( Visual )
21 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Léo écrit des romans sentimentaux sous le pseudonyme d'Amanda Gris. Epouse en manque d'amour, romancière en manque d'inspiration, elle est décidée à détruire son oeuvre. C'est alors qu'elle rencontre Angel, rédacteur en chef des pages culturelles d'El Pais et fan d'Amanda Gris. Angel ne se doute pas que Léo est précisément son auteur préferé
Volver by Pedro Almodóvar ( Visual )
11 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Madrid et les quartiers effervescents de la classe ouvrière, où les immigrés des différentes provinces espagnoles partagent leurs rêves, leur vie et leur fortune avec une multitude d'ethnies étrangères. Au sein de cette trame sociale, trois générations de femmes survivent au vent, au feu, et même à la mort, grâce à leur bonté, à leur audace et à une vitalité sans limites
La piel que habito [The skin I live in] ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in Spanish and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Dr. Robert Ledgard ... is a driven plastic surgeon haunted by personal tragedies. After many years of trial and error, he finally perfects a new skin--a shield which could have prevented the death of his wife in an accident years earlier. His latest "guinea pig" is a mysterious captive whose true identity masks a shocking mystery"--Container
Comandante by Oliver Stone ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Director Oliver Stone spent three days interviewing Fidel Castro for this documentary. Intercut with archival footage
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Audience level: 0.22 (from 0.14 for Tinker, ta ... to 0.47 for Comandante ...)
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Alternative Names
Berridi, Alberto Iglesias Fernández-.
Fernández-Berridi, Alberto Iglesias.
Iglesias, Alberto
Iglesias, Alberto, 1952-
Iglesias Fernández-Berridi, Alberto.
Iglesias Fernández-Berridi, Alberto, 1955-
Spanish (218)
English (33)
German (22)
French (14)
Multiple languages (3)
Italian (1)